- Full Description
Deluxe Signed Edition (Signed by Julie Schwartz and Murphy Anderson), 1st printing. Foreword by Mort Walker. The elegant comic book art of Curt Swan defined the look of Superman for over 30 years. His amazing skills of storytelling, draftsmanship, and design brought a realism and sense of wonder to The Man of Steel's adventures, making them the best-selling comic books of their day. Filled with iconic and previously unseen pop art, this fascinating biography traces the artist's career from the beginning on features like "Gangbusters" to his rise as the top Superman artist.
Engaging one-on-one interviews with Swan family members as well as comics legend associates like Joe Kubert, Carmine Infantino, Murphy Anderson, and dozens more paint a portrait of the man as elegant as the artist's own work. Includes never-before-published Superman art and sketches. Features interviews with notable comics professionals such as Julius Schwartz, Carmine Infantino, Alan Moore, Dan Jurgens, and more. Long-time Swan associates Schwartz and Anderson signed the deluxe hardcover, which comes with a 16-page bonus portfolio/checklist! Also included in this never-to-be-reprinted limited edition is an exhaustive, 16-page portfolio index of Swan’s comic work!
Note: This is an out of print, used and/or rare item. Very Fine. Slight edge wear to the jacket, and a bump on the slipcase spine. This is a very nice copy!
- Additional Information
Item Code RB1172 Publisher Vanguard Publish Date 2002 ISBN 1887591397 Print Status Out of Print Condition Very Fine. Slight edge wear to the jacket and a bump on the slipcase spine. This is a very nice copy! Binding Hard Cover Dimensions 9x11 # Pages 196pg Color Partial Color